5 Trends Influencing Health Science Education Today

5 Trends Influencing Health Science Education Today

The world’s eyes have never been so fixed on health. Even before COVID-19 ravaged the globe, the healthcare field was marked by dramatic change. Healthcare communities have had to grapple with a number of challenges that include a global shortage of healthcare professionals and a drastically shifting policy landscape within the United States. Innovators have…

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Quality Digital Learning Needs Traditional Teaching Techniques

Quality Digital Learning Needs Traditional Teaching Techniques

As in other areas of life, the history of education now has a B.C. period — before COVID-19. This spring saw instructors scrambling to take their classes online as the pandemic’s spread made in-person classes too dangerous. Through no fault of their own, teachers were ill-prepared for this shift. Their effort was nothing short of…

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Tips for Helping Students Understand Medical Terminology

Tips for Helping Students Understand Medical Terminology

Understanding medical terminology is an important competency for any student aspiring to a career in the medical field. However, it can also be a significant barrier to entry for some students who find it too complex or intimidating. Whether a student is interested in medical coding, transcription, clinical roles, or medical administration, being able to…

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How Interactive 3D Anatomy Experiences Improve AT Education

How Interactive 3D Anatomy Experiences Improve AT Education

Athletic trainers face a serious task. Their goal is to find ways to help the human body reach its peak potential through specialized healthcare. Athletic trainers are responsible not only for the client’s health, but also their athletic careers. This is why athletic trainers are considered healthcare professionals, held to specific and precise standards by…

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Managing Stress in the Transition to Online Teaching

Managing Stress in the Transition to Online Teaching

The COVID-19 pandemic is a world-wide problem that is having profound impacts on the education system. So far, more than 1.1 billion students have been affected by campus closures. With numbers that extreme, it’s no surprise that digital learning has seen a surge of growth in recent months. Colleges and universities in particular have been…

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Helping Students Succeed During a Pandemic

Helping Students Succeed During a Pandemic

Schools around the world have just gone through the most concentrated upheaval in living memory. The sudden shift to online courses placed a unique and serious strain on educators and students alike. The fact that many of these shifts took place in just days was both impressive and stressful. Even the best-prepared educators had to…

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Teaching During a Pandemic

Teaching During a Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has made life complicated for everyone. In the space of a few short weeks, it fundamentally changed the way people live and work. Few industries were hit as hard as education, which has always been a predominantly face-to-face experience.  When over 200 U.S. colleges and universities closed due to the pandemic, educators…

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5 Tips for Setting up an Online Course Quickly

5 Tips for Setting up an Online Course Quickly

Across the nation, educators must face the extraordinary challenge of rapidly moving traditional in-person classes to an online environment. A top-notch online program can take months to develop. However, for many colleges and universities, there’s no longer time to spare in setting up an online course environment. The current public health crisis has forced schools…

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What COVID-19 can Tell Us About Educating The Next <br>Generation of Health Science Professionals

What COVID-19 can Tell Us About Educating The Next
Generation of Health Science Professionals

The COVID-19 pandemic and recent changes in the public health space are revealing crucial areas where we have to re-examine the way we educate health-care providers and make available pathological research. Advances in medical technology, reduced testing costs, and growing public awareness of health issues have all increased demand for medical services in both clinical…

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Building Effective Human Anatomy Courses Online

Building Effective Human Anatomy Courses Online

An understanding of human anatomy and physiology is vital for any student wishing to study health science. Human anatomy courses teach students how the body works structurally, chemically, and hormonally. They are the building block of health science education. If students don’t understand these basics, they won’t understand their other classes.  Human anatomy students want…

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